The Arkansas Arts Center’s permanent collection boasts a number of renowned works including drawings, contemporary craft and special collections.
History of the Collection
The Arkansas Arts Center is the preeminent arts institution in the state of Arkansas. Established in 1960 as an expansion of the 1937 Museum of Fine Arts and expanded again in 1975, 1982, 1989 and 2000, it houses a drawing collection with an international reputation for excellence.
Explore the Collection
The Arkansas Arts Center's permanent collection boasts a number of renowned works including drawings, contemporary craft, paintings, photographs and prints. Browse featured categories of the collection.
Search the Collection
The AAC collection database contains over 22,000 records. Perform a search of the collection's titles, and artists using keywords. The search may be used to find multiple artworks by the same artist, view images, and compile lists from the collection database.